Protea Hotel Or Tambo - Johannesburg

ex. Protea Hotel OR Tambo Airport

Corner York & Gladiator Street, Rhodesfield, Kempt, Johannesburg, South Africa, 1627  show map
 4 stars
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Protea Hotel Or Tambo - Johannesburg

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Shuttle

Free airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

Protea Hotel Or Tambo is a 5-story hotel in a market area of Johannesburg providing an outdoor swimming pool, a sun terrace and a sauna. With accents of industrial architecture, the hotel was built in 2009 and renovated in 2012.

The property lies within a 20-minute drive from Ebotse Golf and Country Estate, Saps Mechanical School Golf Club and Eskom Megawatt Park. There are bars and restaurants in the area.

The venue is a short walk to a shopping mall and a flea market.

5 minutes' drive from OR Tambo airport and 15 minutes' walk to Isando train station.

Rooms

The hotel offers 213 soundproof rooms appointed with a private safe, TV with satellite channels, LCD TV, climate control and a stereo system. The rooms are furnished with a warm colored interior and wooden furniture.

Eat & Drink

A fine breakfast is served at the dining area. The a la carte restaurant serves dishes of fusion cuisine. Guests can relax in the informal bar serving healthy drinks. Serving an array of dishes, Soaring Eagle Spur and Ocean Basket are just 550 meters away.

Services

The hotel offers cars for rent to explore the local sites.

Relax

Babysitting and cots are available for children. A gym and a fitness centre are among the on-site facilities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   213.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Lobby
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Free airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach chairs
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Orthopedic mattress
  • Fluffy down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Corner York & Gladiator Street, Rhodesfield, Kempt, Johannesburg, South Africa, 1627

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City Center
  • Johannesburg
    12.8 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Gautrain Sandton Station
    11.0 mi
  • Ellis Park Railway Station
    11.9 mi
Underground stations
  • Gautrain Rosebank Station
    11.8 mi
  • Ellis Park Railway Station
    11.9 mi
Restaurants
  • Soaring Eagle Spur (cuisine: American)
    1800 ft
  • Ocean Basket
    2400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    213

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Single Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed or 2 Single beds or Double bed
Size: 220 sq. feet
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    Deluxe Double Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 270 sq. feet
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    Deluxe King Room
    Bed type: 1 Single bed or King-size bed
    Size: 270 sq. feet
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      Business Class Double Room
      Bed type: King-size bed or Queen-size bed or 2 Single beds
      Size: 220 sq. feet
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      Standard|Sgl, Business Class, 1 King or 2 Twin/Single Bed(s), Wireless Internet, complimentary, Coffee/tea m aker, 32in/81cm LCD TV ( Breakfast )

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        Bed type: King-size bed
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Protea Hotel Or Tambo - Johannesburg Johannesburg location
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          Hotel Address:

          Corner York & Gladiator Street, Rhodesfield, Kempt, Johannesburg, South Africa, 1627

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Johannesburg
            12.8 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Gautrain Sandton Station
            11.0 mi
          • Ellis Park Railway Station
            11.9 mi
          Underground stations
          • Gautrain Rosebank Station
            11.8 mi
          • Ellis Park Railway Station
            11.9 mi
          Restaurants
          • Soaring Eagle Spur (cuisine: American)
            1800 ft
          • Ocean Basket
            2400 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2012
          • Number of floors:
            5
          • Number of rooms:
            213

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          Local attractions

          • Bunny Park - 6.5 mi
            Pretoria Road, Johannesburg
          • Satyagraha House - 9.5 mi
            15 Pine Road, Orchards, Johannesburg
          • Peacemakers Museum - 11.6 mi
            Cnr Rivonia Road and 5th Street, Johannesburg
          • Petmasters Bird Park - 6.8 mi
            7 North Rand Road, Boksburg
          • James and Ethel Grey Park - 10.6 mi
            Melrose Street, Johannesburg

          Restaurants nearby

          • Soaring Eagle Spur - 1800 ft

            Address: O.R. Tambo International Airport
            Phone: +27 (0)11 390 3806

            Cuisine: American

          • Cape Town Fish Market - 3000 ft

            Address: Shop 54 & 55, Festival Mall, Cnr Swart & Kelvin Road
            Phone: 011 394 7366

            54% likes this, based on 38 reviews

          • Ocean Basket - 2400 ft

            Address: Tambo International Airport
            Phone: 011 390 3973

            62% likes this, based on 31 reviews

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2012
          • Number of floors:
            5
          • Number of rooms:
            213

          Hotel Awards

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          Hotels nearby
          Ecotel Benoni
          3 stars
          11 km

          Protea Hotel Or Tambo Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Protea Hotel Or Tambo

          Average guest rating

          8.2out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 271 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Group of friends
            7.4

            It was a good experience. The hotel's food is good. The only complaint is the toilet in the room. the fancy flush "button" against the wall was not working properly therefore the toilet was not flushing properly.

          • Single
            9.4

            Outstanding customer service and a very funky approach to room design.

            The shuttle bus both to and from or Tambo International airport was not on time which was disappointing as I had to wait in the bus station at the airport for over 40 minutes.

          • Single
            10.0

            Fantastic value for money! internet images not so good but lovely surprise when you reach the hotel, i will definately stay again, i have tried many others, this hotel is a hidden gem for travelling through Jo-burg.......

            there was actually a slight problem the power went down at 4.30am and took 45 mins, lucky for me i had packed the night before, otherwise i would have missed my flight as the hotel was in complete darkness!!

          • Group of friends
            8.8

            I liked the convenience to airport ... efficient and courteous shuttle driver/system. great beds and bedding.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            The interior decoration theme and the quality of the staff speaking Afrikaans

          • Single
            9.2

            The hotel was ideally located for the brief overnight stay in Johannesberg. The room was excellent, Comfy, clean and quiet. The restaurant was very good value and the staff helpful and friendly.

          • Single
            10.0

            good staff, good service

            no fridge inside the room with soft drink or water

          • Single
            9.2

            I liked my stay there. The room was ultra clean and super comfortable. I recommend anyone overnighting at OR Tambo airport to stay there.

            The airport pick up shuttle Lex Shuttle service did not come for a full 50 minutes upon my arrival at the curbside outside the airport. It was miserable waiting outside the airport.

          • Group of friends
            8.2

            As I am a qualified private pilot it was fun to watch the goings on on ORT's tarmac loading and offloading aircraft. decor was very conducive However I was surprised to see no fridges and It was slow getting Ice

            Bearing in mind its newness I think the food in some cases could be improved e.g. Our steaks, ordered as 'Medium" came almost raw and had to be sent back

          • Single
            9.2

            All services were swift and best quality, Shuttle transport is perfect.

            Breakfast was to be paid separately and that was an option in the booking. In an airport hotel, you do not have alternative breakfast places.

          • Single
            7.8

            Modern design, nice gym facility, conveniently close to the airport

            The shuttle service does not cover all the flight hours so for a very early flight you have to book a taxi

          • Group of friends
            7.8

            I stayed here because I needed a hotel room for 1 night close to the airport as I had an early morning departure. It was comfortable enough for that reason. However en route to hotel I did notice 2 other hotels closer to the airport. The room I stayed in had an open plan bathroom (shower only) and a separate toilet. It was a comfortable nights rest (though walls are a little thing).

          • Single
            6.6

            Very pleasant reception staff and excellent transport service from the airport. Nicely appointed room.

            Tried to shower later in the evening and the water was bordering on coldI. The biggest issue was someone trying to come into my room at 2am. When I approached the door, rather nervously, from a deep sleep, was told he was checking vacant rooms for the following day's intake. He apologised and walked off. Had I not double locked my room, I would have had someone walking in on me. Reception confirmed that the room checking was legitimate but they had given the staff member the wrong list. Seems like a crazy time of the night to be doing room checks. Nice hotel but management need to sort these sorts of things out! Would give it another go, just

          • Single
            7.0

            Staff excellent very helpfull.

            But the rooms are very old and its very expensive for the conditions hotel is offering

          • Single
            9.2

            A modern, stylish hotel with an interesting aviation theme. Only 5 minutes from the airport terminal, with a very convenient shuttle service every half hour. The room was very clean and comfortable, and the staff were helpful.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Protea Hotel Or Tambo - Johannesburg Johannesburg location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Corner York & Gladiator Street, Rhodesfield, Kempt, Johannesburg, South Africa, 1627

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Johannesburg
            12.8 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Gautrain Sandton Station
            11.0 mi
          • Ellis Park Railway Station
            11.9 mi
          Underground stations
          • Gautrain Rosebank Station
            11.8 mi
          • Ellis Park Railway Station
            11.9 mi
          Restaurants
          • Soaring Eagle Spur (cuisine: American)
            1800 ft
          • Ocean Basket
            2400 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2012
          • Number of floors:
            5
          • Number of rooms:
            213

          Hotel Awards

          South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedJohannesburgProtea Hotel Or Tambo

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Family Hotels in South Africa

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